2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Uncategorized

The Sweetest Time – A Christmas Message

For someone who makes cards and other papercrafts for not only fun, but also as a business, I am notoriously late at getting my own cards in the mail.  It's no-one's fault but my own and I apologize that those of you on my list to receive cards will most likely be getting them after… Continue reading The Sweetest Time – A Christmas Message

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Fun Folds, Gift Card Holders, Gnome for the Holidays, Seasonal - Winter

Gnome for the Holidays Fun Fold Gift Card Holder

There is still time to get a Gift Card Holder in the mail! ...or hand deliver it....or have Santa leave it in stocking on Christmas Eve!  I love the Gnome for the Holidays Stamp Set so I use it every chance I get.  Due to Covid, our family will not be together in person for… Continue reading Gnome for the Holidays Fun Fold Gift Card Holder

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Gift Card Holders, Have A Hoot, Seasonal - Winter, Simple Stamping, Snowflake Splendor, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!

Have a Hoot – Easy Gift Card Holders

With the countdown to Christmas down to just 7 days.....Yikes!.....it’s time to think about gift cards for some last minute gifts.  And to make your gift card look special and not just a gift card stuck in a generic holder...let’s have a little fun and make a few!   With just one piece of cardstock… Continue reading Have a Hoot – Easy Gift Card Holders

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Snowflake Splendor, Stampin' Up!

Snowflake Splendor Slimline

In the past week I showed you three slimline cards.  I thought I was done....but I was wrong....I have one more to share with you.  This card is a little more elegant with the silver accents and softer shades of Pool Party color. This card was made using several of the items in the Snowflake… Continue reading Snowflake Splendor Slimline

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

A Merry Hello Slimline Card

Note: This was supposed to post last Friday, but got hung up in a technical glitch... You know they always say, save the best for last.....or at least in my case, I saved my favorite slimline card for my last post slimline post.  I love Christmas.  Decorating the trees, the twinkling of lights, all the… Continue reading A Merry Hello Slimline Card

2019 Holiday Catalog, 2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, General Cards, Seasonal - Winter, Snowman Season, Stampin' Up!

Slimline Snowman Season

It's time for another slimline card!  My favorite part of winter is snow....and if you've been reading my blog for a while, then you will know that where I live in Virginia, I do not get much....if any....snow.  Every few years we have a big snowfall....and I think we are about due this year! The… Continue reading Slimline Snowman Season

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, General Cards, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Slimline Christmas Gleaming Ornament Card

This week is going to be all Slimline cards!  I've been playing around with them and trying out different stamp sets and colors and I'm excited to share them with you!  This past week I got together on Zoom with some of my crafty friends and we just talked and crafted together...each of us making… Continue reading Slimline Christmas Gleaming Ornament Card

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Warm & Toasty

Fun Fold – Swing Arm Card

I think I just made up the name, Swing Arm Card for the Fun Fold that I used for this card.    I am not sure that is the actual name, but it does describe how the card opens.  I’ll let you decide if the name I gave the card is a good one. I… Continue reading Fun Fold – Swing Arm Card

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Christmas, Fun Folds, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!

Fun Fold with Don’t Stop Believin’

When my husband gives me cards for my birthday or anniversary he always buys me two cards.  One serious, mushy one and one funny one.  While I love them both, I always open the funny one last....you know save the best for last!  So when I saw this stamp set, I knew that I needed… Continue reading Fun Fold with Don’t Stop Believin’

2019 Holiday Catalog, 2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Cards for Men, Christmas, Seasonal - Winter, Simple Stamping, Snowman Season, Stampin' Up!

Snowman Season – Coordinating Papers

Half of the fun of making cards is doing the actual stamping....the other half of playing with all the pretty papers.  Most of the time I pick  one of my stamp sets I want to use and then choose my papers and embellishments.  Today I actually chose a pack of Designer Series Paper called Heartwarming… Continue reading Snowman Season – Coordinating Papers